Florida: Data Collection Bill Will Make Florida the Most Transparent State in the Nation
From The Herald-Tribune:
Florida will have the most transparent criminal justice system in the nation following new legislation aimed at improving data collection.
The legislation establishes a framework for a new database that will track a defendant’s experience at each step of the criminal justice system – from arrest and bail proceedings to sentencing – and compare those outcomes through a searchable website available to the public.
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